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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English hamlet, hamelet, a borrowing from Old French hamelet, diminutive of Old French hamel (Modern French hameau), in turn diminutive of Old French ham, of Germanic origin. Cognates include English home, Dutch heem, German Heim, Old English hām.

NounEdit

hamlet (plural hamlets)

  1. A small village or a group of houses.
  2. (Britain) A village that does not have its own church.
  3. Any of the fish of the genus Hypoplectrus in the family Serranidae.

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EtymologyEdit

Made up of ham (skin) and let (colour).

NounEdit

hamlet m

  1. The skin colour
Han var mørk i hamleten.
His skin colour was dark.

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